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Building Permit Assistance and Training

The Building Department is hosting monthly sessions open to the public for training and questions related to the permitting process.

Thursday, April 20 | 2 PM to 5 PM

Building Department Conference Room
1700 Convention Center Drive, 2nd Floor
Miami Beach, Florida 33139

If you prefer a virtual meeting, staff can accommodate one-on-one trainings. Schedule a virtual meeting by visiting our Appointment Booking system found at Once on this webpage, simply select General Services (virtual) – Permitting Questions: Clarification on Permit Process.


**Important Licensing Information**
The Florida Legislature approved House Bill HB735, which preempts local occupational licenses to the State, effective July 1, 2021. HB735 provides that occupational licenses issued by local jurisdictions, including those related to construction-related occupations, will be prohibited after July 1, 2023. Permits pulled with these licenses must be closed prior to June 30, 2023.

For more information or to see the licenses affected, please visit:


Effective March 14, 2022,the Building Department will require an authorization letter from the condominium association for any work in the building’s units. This requirement also applies to commercial units in mixed-use buildings.

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